troubleshooting Question

Installing cpan in FC8

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Hi,

I tried to install a perl Module using "perm -MCPAN -e" but got an error "Can't locate CPAN.pm in @INC" . However when I do a yum install perl-CPAN
I get the following errror:

Transaction Summary
=============================================================================
Install 3 Package(s)
Update 0 Package(s)
Remove 0 Package(s) Total download size: 13 M
Is this ok [y/N]: y
Downloading Packages:
Running rpm_check_debug
Running Transaction Test
Finished Transaction Test
Transaction Check Error:
package perl-libs-5.8.8-38.fc8.x86_64 (which is newer than perl-libs-5.8.8-30.fc8.i386) is already installed
package perl-5.8.8-38.fc8.x86_64 (which is newer than perl-5.8.8-30.fc8.i386) is already installed
file /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.8/CGI.pm from install of perl-5.8.8-30.fc8.i386 conflicts with file from package perl-5.8.8-38.fc8.x86_64
file /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.8/CGI/Carp.pm from install of perl-5.8.8-30.fc8.i386 conflicts with file from package perl-5.8.8-38.fc8.x86_64
file /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.8/CGI/Cookie.pm from install of perl-5.8.8-30.fc8.i386 conflicts with file from package perl-5.8.8-38.fc8.x86_64
file /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.8/CGI/Fast.pm from install of perl-5.8.8-30.fc8.i386 conflicts with file from package perl-5.8.8-38.fc8.x86_64
file /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.8/CGI/Util.pm from install of perl-5.8.8-30.fc8.i386 conflicts with file from package perl-5.8.8-38.fc8.x86_64
file /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.8/List/Util.pm from install of perl-5.8.8-30.fc8.i386 conflicts with file from package perl-5.8.8-38.fc8.x86_64
file /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.8/Scalar/Util.pm from install of perl-5.8.8-30.fc8.i386 conflicts with file from package perl-5.8.8-38.fc8.x86_64
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The OS is a FC8. Can someone help me out? Thanks!
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